Tag: Mat Fraser

Mat Fraser at the 2016 Reebok CrossFit Games

3 Sanctionals, 1 Weekend

This weekend feels a lot like a Regional weekend of year's past. This weekend is the busiest weekend of the 2019 CrossFit Games season with three Sanctionals taking place. The Down Under CrossFit Championship,...
Mat Fraser promoting Nike giveaway during 2019 CrossFit Open. Photo via Instagram, @mathewfras.

CrossFit Games Will No Longer Require Athletes to Wear Reebok Nanos

Since 2014, athletes competing at the CrossFit Games were required to wear Reebok-branded shoes. That year, Reebok, the title sponsor, began providing Games athletes with shoes to wear during the competition. This meant that...
Jonne Koski wins 19.4 CrossFit Open.

Jonne Koski Edges Out Mat Fraser For 19.4 Victory

Jonne Koski is the official winner of 19.4. Koski's video was reviewed by CrossFit and has been validated, earning him $2,019 for the worldwide victory. Koski's time of 8:03 beat out Mat Fraser (watch...
Mat Fraser and Noah Ohlsen during the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Who Has Qualified for the CrossFit Games So Far?

The 2019 CrossFit Open is over and video submissions for the top athletes have been submitted. CrossFit HQ will be reviewing the videos throughout April and official invitations for National Champions and the next...
Mat Fraser and Tia-Clair Toomey at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Fraser, Toomey to Square Off During 19.5 Live Announcement from Miami

We are down to the final week of the 2019 CrossFit Open. The live announcement for 19.5 will be hosted by the Wodapalooza CrossFit Festival in Miami, Florida. Following the workout reveal (hint: it's...
Mat Fraser video of 19.4.

Mat Fraser Goes 8:08 on 19.4 (Video)

Mat Fraser already has an invite to the CrossFit Games after winning the Dubai CrossFit Championship in December. With Madison in hand, Fraser is only competing in the Open for a higher ranking for...
Brent Fikowski at the 2018 CrossFit Games West Regional. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Brent Fikowski Will Compete at Asia CrossFit Championship

Brent Fikowski has confirmed that he will be traveling to Shanghai, China in April (27-29) to compete at the Asia CrossFit Championship (ACC). Fikowski's announcement comes a week after it was reported Camille Leblanc-Bazinet...
Camilla Salomonsson Hellman at the 2018 CrossFit Games. Photo courtesy of CrossFit Inc.

Who Would Qualify For The Games If The Open Ended Today?

The CrossFit Open has a lot of different implications than prior years. The ability to qualify for the CrossFit Games directly out of the Open puts a lot of pressure on the top athletes...
Brooke Wells finishing 19.2. Via Instagram, @brookewellss

Top 10 from 16.2…How’d They Do in 2019?

The top 10 worldwide on 16.2 featured some of the best CrossFitters of all time. The top 3 men were Ben Smith, Rich Froning and Mat Fraser. The top 3 women were Kara Webb...
Rich Froning during 19.2, via Instagram @richfroning

Watch Rich Froning DESTROY 19.2!

Three years ago, Rich Froning finished 2nd on 16.2. He finished in 17:00, six seconds slower than Ben Smith's time of 16:54. Fast forward three years to this weekend where athletes around the world were...